Texas CASA Staff

Executive Team

Texas-CASA-CEO-Vicki-SpriggsVicki Spriggs

Texas-CASA-Chris-Kelly-Executive-AssistantChris Kelly
Executive Assistant


HiRes-Veronica_Forsyth-0223-EditVeronica Forsyth
Chief Administrative Officer

HiRes-Nancy_Rodriguez-0260-EditNancy Rodriguez
Finance & Business Operations Director

HiRes-Cathy_CockerhamCathy Cockerham
Liaison for Program Development

HiRes-Karen_Dvorak-0547-EditKaren Dvorak, Ph.D.
Data & Research Manager

HiRes-Maribel_Bowles-0566-Edit-2Maribel Bowles
Events & Meetings Director

HiRes-Candice_Dosman-1248-EditCandice Dosman
Collaborative Family Engagement Manager

Catherine Dooley
CFE Coach

Leslie Cocke
CFE Coach

Maria McCord
CFE Coach


texas-casa-permanency-supervisor-anna-munozAnna Munoz
Permanency Advocacy Supervisor

Andrew “Drew” Montemayor
Instructional Designer II

Teki Jackson
Training Specialist


HiRes-Leslie_Palmer-0463-EditLeslie Morton
Communications & Awareness Executive Director

HiRes-Dennise_Jackson-0641-EditDennise Jackson
Recruitment & Retention Officer

HiRes-Caitlyn_Perdue-0396-EditCaitlyn Perdue
Communications Manager

Emma Ledford
Communications Specialist

Lindsey Lee
Communications & Awareness Specialist


HiRes-Deedra_Baker-0172-EditDeedra Baker
Program Operations Executive Director

Texas-CASA-staff-Celeste-PratherCeleste Prather
Liaison for Director & Board Development

Lisa Briggs
Program Management Specialist

Lee Ann Millender
Quality Assurance Specialist

Kelly Pratt
Program Operations Specialist


HiRes-Glen_Brooks-0734-EditGlenn Brooks
Grants Management Executive Director

HiRes-Mary_Hightower-0486-EditMary Hightower
Senior Grants Management Specialist

HiRes-Thomas_Jones-0281-EditTom Jones
Senior Grants Management Specialist

HiRes-Elizabeth_Mast-1068-EditElizabeth Mast
Grants Management Specialist


HiRes-Andy_Homer-0576-EditAndrew Homer
Public Affairs Executive Director

Sarah-Crockett-texas-casa-public-policy-coordinatorSarah Crockett
Public Policy Coordinator

web-jennifer-limas-mota-0288-editJennifer Limas-Mota
Legislative Advocacy Coordinator


Kara Hobbs
Fund Development Executive Director

Andrea Escalante
Development Associate

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Texas CASA Board of Directors


Honorable Greg Wilhelm, J.D., M.A.
Attorney at Law, Law Office of Gregory E. Wilhelm, P.C., Former Judge


Renee Day
Healthcare Administration Professional, Baylor Healthcare System


Jenny Haynes
Retired Communications Executive, CASA volunteer


David K. Setzer, CPSM, C.P.M., CWE
Executive Director, Workforce Solutions for North Central Texas

past President

Susie Moseley
Former Local CASA Executive Director

Debbie Alsup, J.D.
Partner, Thompson & Knight, LLP
John D. Knight
Business Banking Area Manager, Vice President, JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Christopher Buck, J.D.
Attorney, Buck Law Firm P.L.L.C.
Jim McReynolds
Former State Representative
Kevin Corbett
Partner, Ernst & Young
Holly Munin
CEO, Superior HealthPlan
Jacque Flagg
Owner, Jacque’s Toys & Books, CASA volunteer
Gene Needham
Retired, CASA volunteer
Jay Fox
President – Austin/Round Rock Region, Baylor Scott & White Health
Edna Perez-Vega
Director of Texas Plan Initiatives, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Hedy Helsell
Retired; Former Executive Director Center for Nonprofit Management
Fred Williams
Ivan Jaime
Director Public Affairs, Union Pacific Railroad
David Winn, J.D.
Partner, Grant Thornton LLP
Melissa Jones
Retired Engineer
Regional Representatives
Stephanie Cash
Executive Director, Hill Country CASA
Patty Pisklak
Executive Director, CASA of West Texas
Sonya Galvan
Executive Director, Child Advocates, Inc.
Natalie Thornton
Executive Director, CASA of the Pines
Kathleen LaValle
Executive Director, Dallas CASA
Laura Wolf
Executive Director, CASA of Travis County
Jane Quentan Piper
Founding CEO, Texas CASA
Suzanne Maloney
Community volunteer
Cathy Allen
Community volunteer
Janice Peebles
Martha Braniff
Community volunteer
Honorable Jesse Oliver, J.D.
Former Legislator
Honorable Pattilou Dawkins, J.D.
Community volunteer, Former Legislator 
Scott Shepherd, J.D.
Attorney at Law
LeRayne Donelson
Community volunteer
Honorable John Specia, J.D.
Commissioner, Department of Family and Protective Services/ Judge (retired)
Debbie Ferguson
Community volunteer, Rancher
Marion Tolbert Coleman
Thomas Goff
Attorney, retired
Billy Ward
Community volunteer/ Former President, Swalm Foundation
Boris Hidalgo, J.D.
Joseph Woodard
Child Welfare Consultant
Honorable Patricia Macias, J.D.
Judge, retired

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